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PDP South-west elders fault 2019 general elections

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By Gabriel Olawale Lagos—Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, elders, in the South West, yesterday described the recently conducted 2019 general elections as a flop characterized with deliberate...

Wed Mar 20th, 2019     Read More →

We will not tolerate any breach of peace in Kano – Ganduje‎

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Kano -‎ Ahead of the supplementary elections in Kano on Saturday, Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano state says that his government will not tolerate any breach of peace by any group or person in...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

Kidnappers of cleric who prayed for Buhari’s re-lection demand N300m ransom

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The kidnappers of a famous Islamic scholar and prominent reciter of the Holy Quran, Sheikh Ahmad Sulaiman have demanded a ransom of three hundred million Naira before his release. PRESIDENT...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: INEC challenges court order on Bauchi election

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said it has challenged the order of a Federal High Court in Abuja, ordering it to stop the collation of the governorship election results in...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

Kidnappers of Buhari’s prayer-warrior, Sheikh Sulaiman, demand N300m ransom

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… Kidnapped Islamic cholar Prayed for Buhari’s Re-Election at Rallies The kidnappers of a famous Islamic scholar and prominent reciter of the Holy Quran, Sheikh Ahmad Sulaiman have...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

NNPC to extend AKK pipeline to Algeria

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By Michael Eboh The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Tuesday, disclosed that it is considering the ongoing Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano, AKK, gas pipeline across the Sahara to Algeria in...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

I have done my best for the transport sector, Amaechi boasts

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The Minister of Transportation Rotimi Amaechi, Tuesday said he has done his best for the transport sector which has recorded a lot of success since he became minister in 2015. Amaechi Amaechi said...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

Fayose: Obanikoro tells court he was informed his late SA died in accident

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A fifth prosecution witness, Sen. Musiliu Obanikoro, in the ongoing fraud trial against former Gov. Ayodele Fayose, on Tuesday said that he was informed two years ago that his late Special...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

Kano supplementary election is yardstick for INEC’s credibility – Kwankwaso

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Sen. Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso on Tuesday said that the governorship suplementry election shecduled for March 23 in Kano State would determine the credibility of the Independent National Electoral...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

Requiem for Pius Adesanmi

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My Obadiah mailafia OUR paths never crossed on this earth, but we had a lot in common. We shared a similar worldview and intellectual culture as columnists and public intellectuals. He was an Okun...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

Tension, as APC, PDP trade tackles ahead of make-up polls in 5 states

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor, Umar Yusuf, Peter Duru, Marie-Therese Nanlong and Abdulmumin Murtala Ahead of Saturday’s make or mar supplementary governorship elections in five...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

Concerned citizens to INEC, politicians: Don’t set Kano on fire

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By Abdulmumin Murtala Following tension over the declaration of governorship election in Kano State as inconclusive, some elders in the state on the platform Kano Concerned Citizens Initiative,...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

CSO commends Obaseki, others for domesticating open governance partnership

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A civil liberty organisation, African Centre for Leadership, Strategy and Development (Centre LSD), has commended Edo State Government for demonstrating commitment to the Open Government...

Mon Mar 18th, 2019     Read More →

APC, PDP hopeful in elections, trade blames

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The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have both expressed the hope they would win the March 23 supplementary elections in six states as they...

Mon Mar 18th, 2019     Read More →

PDP expresses optimism at winning all supplementary polls

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Sunday expressed confidence that it would win all the governorship supplementary elections scheduled for March 23. PDP and its colour flags The party, in a...

Mon Mar 18th, 2019     Read More →